Martin Clunes

Occupation: Actor

Nationality: British

Born: November 28, 1961 (53)

Martin Clunes first became a household name in 1992 when he landed the part of Gary in hit British comedy Men Behaving Badly for which he would later win a BAFTA. In 2004, he sharply changed direction from childish office worker to irritable GP by starring in ITV comedy-drama Doc Martin. He has also played the eponymous character in the recent BBC remake of the 1970s sitcom The Rise and Fall of Reggie Perrin as well as making a number of documentaries on such topics as dogs and British Islands.
Hollywood actress is unexpectedly seen shooting a scene with Martin Clunes in Cornwall. Sigourney Weaver's in Doc Martin - wait, what? The UK medical comedy starring Martin Clunes is heading for a Stateside twist. Doc Martin is getting a US remake Martin Clunes will return for eight new episodes in the autumn. Doc Martin renewed for 7th series by ITV BBC One's coverage of Arsenal's FA Cup win tops Monday's (March 9) ratings. Arthur & George sheds viewers on ITV The new Martin Clunes drama is the most-watched non-soap on Monday night. Arthur & George launches with 5.2m on ITV Arthur & George actor says the show won't return for a full series. Clunes rules out Men Behaving Badly reunion The actor stars as the Sherlock Holmes creator in a three-part drama for ITV. Clunes wants to play Conan Doyle again The three-part series is based on true events from Sherlock Holmes writer's life. See Martin Clunes as Arthur Conan Doyle The actor says the idea of reviving the '90s sitcom "keeps getting mentioned". Morrissey wants more Men Behaving Badly Actor jokes that Martin Clunes is probably too busy to make a new series. Neil Morrissey on new Men Behaving Badly Snoop Dogg and Nigel Havers found the pull of flogging car insurance too strong. 7 celebs who love selling car insurance Digital Spy ranks TV's greatest watering holes from The OC to Neighbours. Cheers, Moe's: What is TV's best pub? Take a look back at some of Gary and Tony's most hilarious moments. 11 classic Men Behaving Badly moments Sherlock's Andrew Scott starred in ITV's 2012 three-part crime drama The Town. The CW remaking ITV crime drama The Town Martin Clunes and Neil Morrissey will return as Gary and Tony for Stand Up to Cancer. Men Behaving Badly reunion teased Derren Brown, Taylor Swift and Britney Spears will form part of Channel 4 telethon. Stand Up To Cancer highlights revealed Arsher Ali, Art Malik and Emma Fielding will star alongside Martin Clunes. Arthur Conan Doyle drama adds to cast Let us know who you think would make a good host of the panel show. Who should host Have I Got News For You? ITV has ordered a drama about the Sherlock Homes writer. Martin Clunes to play Arthur Conan Doyle ITV's Boyzone at 20 concert pulls in nearly 3 million viewers. Have I Got New For You leads ratings Fried Chicken Shop attracts over 1m viewers on a quiet Monday (September 30). 'Doc Martin' rises to top Monday ratings Channel 4's Fried Chicken Shop holds steady in the ratings on Monday. 'Doc Martin' rises to top Monday ratings Channel 4's new series Fried Chicken Shop is seen by over 1 million viewers. 'Doc Martin' tops quiet Monday on ITV The stars of Downton, Mr Selfridge and Doc Martin all star in the promo. ITV unveils 'Where Drama Lives' trailer Celebrity Big Brother rises to just under 2m on Monday evening (September 2). 'Doc Martin' returns with over 7.5m Martin Clunes's grumpy medic returns for more exploits in the West Country. 'Doc Martin' series six: New trailer Actor went against doctors' suggestions that his wife have an appendectomy. Clunes on real-life 'Doc Martin' reports Robson Green, Dougray Scott and Martin Clunes join the Sky / Cinemax drama. 'Strike Back' new season trailer - watch Five shows we'd like to see join Birds of a Feather in returning to our screens. 5 sitcoms we want back on TV Clunes will play an intelligence officer in the Sky / Cinemax action drama. Martin Clunes joins 'Strike Back' Digital Spy's TV editor picks out the best and worst on the box. Remote Control: Alex Fletcher's TV Week Celebrities give their support to the Humane Society International campaign. Fiennes supports polar bear trade ban Watch an exclusive preview of the BBC's star-studded festive animation. Simon Pegg's 'Room on the Broom' clip The Town actor says he has asked friend Julian Fellowes for a role on the drama. Martin Clunes wants 'Downton Abbey' role The actress and comedian will appear in a new series of advertising campaigns. Dawn French to star in Churchill ads The Doc Martin actor will no longer star in the insurance TV advertisements. Martin Clunes dropped by Churchill ads The complete collection goes on sale to mark the show's 20th anniversary. 'Men Behaving Badly' anniversary clip Martin Clunes returns for another eight-part run of the UK's most popular drama series. 'Doc Martin' renewed for sixth series Martin Clunes drama holds onto a big chunk of its audience despite a poor lead-in. 'A Mother's Son' wins Tuesday 9pm slot New Tricks sheds 830,000 on its launch, as ITV and Channel 4's ratings soar. Clunes drama, Paralympics dent New Tricks